Postdoctoral Scholars
Tali Treibitz, Jaffe Lab

Scripps Institution of Oceanography is the world's preeminent center for ocean, earth, and atmospheric research, teaching, and public education, with more than a century of exploration and discovery in basic research and global observations and applications. Postdoctoral scholars (postdocs) are essential to Scripps mission, and if you are a postdoc at Scripps, we want to welcome you to Scripps to begin or continue your postdoc career.

We want to start you off with information about your appointment, benefits, opportunities, funding, policies, resources, services, and other helpful information as you begin working with your mentor.  Review the Scripps Postdoctoral Scholar Handbook.

Resources and Contacts

Who to contact for services and support if you are a postdoc at Scripps Oceanography.

Postdoctoral Research Profiles

Personal web sites featuring research interests, publications, and biographies.

Chancellor’s Postdoctoral Scholar Award

UC San Diego strives to promote postdoctoral scholars that embody the mission and high standards of this university. This award recognizes postdoctoral scholars who conduct outstanding research, exhibit leadership, mentorship and service as he/she progresses toward a defined career.

President’s Postdoctoral Fellowship Program

The President’s Postdoctoral Fellowship Program was established in 1984 to encourage outstanding women and minority PhD recipients to pursue academic careers at the University of California. The current program offers postdoctoral research fellowships, professional development and faculty mentoring to outstanding scholars in all fields whose research, teaching, and service will contribute to diversity and equal opportunity at UC.

Postdoc Research Highlights

Scripps Oceanography at the 10th Annual BlueTech Week
Academia and industry collaboration take center stage at conference on the Blue Economy

Microscopic view of domoic acid producing Pseudo-nitzschia diatom

Domoic Acid Decoded: Scientists Discover Genetic Basis for How Harmful Algal Blooms Become Toxic
Research into gene function in microalgae helps determine how toxins are made in oceanic harmful algal blooms

Beach surveys via ATV. Photo: Daron Case

Just Add Sand
Sand nourishment projects aim to preserve California’s iconic sandy beaches

Video Highlight